Below are two Discussion Board questions for this module. Pick one question to answer. Make sure you address each part of the question using information from the text, and if applicable, any required supplemental readings and videos. To answer Question Two , it’s important to take six minutes and make sure that you watch the video “A Girl Like Me”. It is moving and has an important message on race, society, and self-esteem in children.
Chapter Ten – DB Question One
1). What are the American Academy of Pediatrics (APA) guidelines and recommendations for how much time children should spend in front of television based on age.
2). How does television impact aggression and learning in children.
3). Explain and elaborate on the connection between television advertising, obesity, and consumer purchasing.
4). Define ‘media literacy and give specific examples of how parents can promote media literacy.
Chapter Ten – DB Question Two
1). Define self-concept, self-definition, and self-esteem. How does self-concept and self-definition impact a child’s psychosocial and cognitive development?
2). In turn, how do parents and the environment impact a child’s growing overall sense of self.
3). Using the video clip “A Girl Like Me” and discuss the impact of racism on self-concept.
4). Research and find a second resource other than the text to support your answer. Include the link in your DB answer.